The following databases contain citations and/or articles related to the field of eduation.
Locating Specific Journals
To locate specific journals/articles at the UNLV University Libraries, use the A-Z List of Journals.
- Search for the journal name (not the article name)
- Both print and electronic library holdings will be listed in the search results
- A range of publication years for the specific journal will be listed next to each database.
- Select a database with the appropriate publication date range to find specific articles.
- If there are no results for the specific journal/article, submit an Interlibrary Loan Request
Other Education Databases
|Narrow/Focus Your Search||Broaden/Expand Your Search|
|Place quotation marks around words to search for an exact phrase, e.g., "high school" (works in many databases and Google)|
|And or Not connector between concepts||“Or” connector between synonyms|
|Field Limiters, e.g., dates, type of document||Truncation or Wildcard (e.g., child* to search for all terms beginning with child, e.g. child, children, childcare)|
|Use the controlled vocabulary (human assigned main topics --Thesaurus)||Free-text or keyword searching (computer mediated, no human intervention)|
|Proximity searching, e.g., first year n3 retention (finds results in which first year is found within 3 words of retention)|